Register as individual member


Select membership length

To sign up for individual membership, please start by selecting membership length above. The IASC wishes to make membership accessible to all income categories, and therefore, membership fees are wage-dependent.

Multi-year memberships offer you a 10% discount on the annual fee.

As an individual member of the IASC, you will enjoy:

    • reduced fees for IASC-conferences, IASC-workshops, and other IASC-events
    • 33% reduced author’s publication fee with the peer-reviewed International Journal of the Commons
    • free announcement of your news, publications, and events via IASC’s weekly updates, newsletter, and social media

Your registration will be confirmed by automated e-mail. Please check spam or unwanted mail folders in case the message does not show in your Inbox. If you have any problems signing up, please contact the IASC Secretariat via

Membership fees

Beginning February 2019, memberships run from subscription dates for the number of years of the subscription. Membership is subject to the applicable Terms and Conditions.

Payment Options

Payments are managed via credit card by Wild Apricot and AffiniPay. After finishing your payment, you are automatically registered in our Members Database and have immediate access to members-only content. 

If you are unable to pay by credit card, you may submit your payment via PayPal and choose the Send Money option. When prompted for an email address, use

You may also send your payment via wire transfer. Please contact Caren at for our banking information.

When paying via PayPal or money transfer, we will add you manually to our database once your payment is received. It may take a couple of business days until you get full access to members-only content. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Caren at